Episode 8 of #factsmatter
Our latest podcast episode is all about Humboldt politics! We talk with Eureka City Council member Kim Bergel about her experience participating in the homelessness challenge. We also discuss Fortuna City Council and their desire to implement a Syringe Exchange ordinance similar to the one that exists in Eureka, and the unfortunate and inhumane comments…
Episode 7 of #factsmatter
February’s episode is all about sexual health! Even more exciting is we have our first on-air guest, Chelsey- a sex health educator from Planned Parenthood of Northern California! Click here to listen!
We’ve got a Little Free Pantry!
Our Little Free Pantry provided by Cooperation Humboldt is regularly filled with non-perishable food, hygiene supplies, condoms, and feminine care supplies. Anyone in the neighborhood is free to take items that they might need, and all community members are encouraged to contribute items to the pantry.
New Services @ HACHR!
We are so excited to share that we have two new services at HACHR! 1. HIV and Hepatitis C Testing We now have HIV and Hepatitis C testing! Friday’s @ HACHR 9:00am-12:30pm Please call our new case management line if you have any questions about testing. (707) 298-9393 2. Foot Health Clinic Thanks to our…
New PSA from HACHR!
Unsure about how to safely pick up and dispose of a discarded sharp on the ground? This handy PSA has got you covered! And remember, if you don’t feel comfortable handling sharps, call HACHR and we can come pick them up! Image Credit: @beyondtype1
Big News @ HACHR!
WE ARE NOW AN HIV/HCV QUALIFIED TESTING CENTER! Since the day we imagined HACHR we have always imagined and in-house Testing to Treatment program. This vision included on site testing and linkage to care and we have diligently been working toward this goal for a number of years now. We have finally achieved it! We…
Harm Reduction Article!
We wanted to share with you an article by Capital & Main, a journal we were recently highlighted in. The article is titled “Drug Users Fight for Acceptance in California’s Deep North” by Judith Merni. Click here to read!
Two Year Report
The Humboldt Area Center for Harm Reduction would like to share with you our program’s two year annual report. To review the full report, click here.
The Nurse is In!
We are incredibly excited to announce our most recent partnership with HepCarestream. HepCarestream is nurse owned and managed 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 2016. They are committed to finding solutions to the Hepatitis C and opioid epidemics at a grassroots level in underserved communities. They also provide community education and testing free of charge, throughout the entire region. HepCarestream…
Thank You, HAF!
The Humboldt Area Center for Harm Reduction sends a huge thank you to the Humboldt Area Foundation for providing us with the funds to support newly developed peer-led positions. HACHR has long recognized that we live in a community that cannot and (more importantly) will not consistently give employment opportunities to people who use drugs.…